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Use Cases

I have a SAM technology—how do I get the most out of it?

Everyone talks about how SAM tools are supposed to solve your problems, while they play an important role, no one really talks about the challenges they pose. That’s exactly why we created this page.

You’re probably here because you have thought something like:

  • I need a SAM tool, but I don’t know which one is right for me.
  • I bought a SAM tool, but I’m not getting the expected results.
  • My SAM tool data is stale and messy.
  • I could use some extra training and operational help.
  • I’m only able to see parts of my IT landscape and need a complete view.

Do you use any of these tools? We can help!

Technology Roadmap
Your tool doesn’t have to be a Pandora’s Box.

After dealing with these challenges for over 13 years, we’ve created a roadmap to remove the mystery and guide you through the complexities of your SAM technologies.

We’ll meet you where you are.

Wherever you are in your SAM technology journey, our services are designed to help you get the most of your tool.

SAM Tool Selection Service

Review your SAM estate to discover existing SAM tools and reporting needs.

Map your data and reporting needs to the tools available in the market to identify what can be automated.

Take the burden off your procurement teams by overlaying the initial purchase cost and annual maintenance/subscription cost fees to help you understand the real cost.

SAM Tooling Health-check

Evaluate the architecture, versions, patch levels, data flows, and overall readiness of your SAM tool.

Review the administrative and operational management and maintenance schedule of your SAM tool to ensure you are getting the most up-to-date capabilities.

Review your SAM tool agent and inventory coverage to ensure you maintain full visibility into all hardware and software assets.

SAM Tool Operations Service

Review the accuracy of data captured through your tool agents/scripts to ensure you have all the information you need to maintain compliance for your software publishers.

Input, configure, and maintain organizational units, contracts, and entitlement/purchase data.

Keep your system up to date, reconciled, and accessible to procurement, sourcing, finance, vendor management, security, GRC, IT operations, and others who benefit from your efforts.

Monitor and maintain the administrative and operational integrity of your SAM tools.

Learn more about our SAM Technology Services.

What our clients are saying.

“Anglepoint has great expertise in licensing, entitlement and contract terms, SAM processes, tooling, and technology. They have been fundamental to our success and generate significant ROI from day one.”

– Director of ITAM, Aerospace